Andrew Schalkwyk holds a bachelor's in history from Harvard College. Before starting at ISS he worked at the Institute for Democracy in South Africa's Political Monitoring and Information Services and spent summers at the Center for the Study of Developing Societies in Delhi, India and the South African Human Rights Commission. At ISS he was responsible for the development of the civil service reform line of research and traveled to East Africa, South East Asia, the Caucuses and South Asia. He left ISS to pursue a J.D. at Yale Law School and is currently a clerk for the Honorable Michael W. Fitzgerald of California, in addition to working as an associate at WilmerHale.